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Sewing Volunteers Wanted to Help Cover our Community

We are excited to announce that thanks to our hardworking volunteers, the project has now met its goal of 1,000 masks. Thank you to our volunteers, supporters and everyone else who helped make our mask sewing project a huge success.

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How the Community Face Mask Project Works

  1. Register as a sewist. Complete the form further down this page.
  2. Join our Facebook group for sewing support.
  3. Pick up your supplies from one of our collection points. See Quick Links for details.
  4. Download one of the patterns from the Quick Links section, or use one from your supplies pack.
  5. Watch this quick "how to" video if required.
  6. Cut out the pattern using materials as per the instructions.
  7. Sew some masks, with love, using our requested pattern.
  8. Drop your creations off at one of our collection points or order a special pick up via email at
  9. We will have them washed and packaged and we will distribute your works of art to those in need.
  10. Re-order more supplies using our online form (see Quick Links) and make more masks...

Thank you so much for participating in our project to help protect our community, especially our vulnerable members.

Your time and effort are much appreciated by our project team and the community.

If you require any further information, please email our friendly admin team at or call 5941 2389.

Stay Safe xx

Quick Links

DHHS Recommended Pattern
Instructions for making a cloth mask. Links to DHHS website. Note: Avoid leaving seam edges raw. Hem accordingly to ensure mask durabilty and long life.

Bias Binding Face Mask
Links to Spotlight Stores Free Download.

McCall's Face Cover
Links to Spotlight Stores Free Download.

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